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  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 2- Less than three months after U.S. and Cuban officials agreed to restore diplomatic ties, Amazon.com Inc appears to be laying the groundwork to ship packages to Cuba. A "ship to Cuba" button was seen on Monday on Amazon's website by Reuters correspondents in Havana. It is unclear how quickly Amazon, the largest U.S. online retailer, could start...

  • TORONTO, March 2- Canadian entrepreneur and venture capitalist Roger Hardy said on Monday he is looking to take an online shoe retailing company public this year to tap investor appetite for e-commerce businesses. Hardy told Reuters by phone that he expects the company, which will be called Shoes.com Technologies Ltd, to record net revenue $250 million in...

  • This is not your daddy's Nasdaq 5,000 Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:20 PM ET
    Nasdaq market board at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York.

    On an inflation-adjusted basis, we show how the main components of the Nasdaq index have almost completely changed from 15 years ago.

  • NXP-Freescale merger makes 'true powerhouse': CEO Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:52 AM ET

    NXP's acquisition of Freescale shows that semiconductors are a "consolidating industry," NXP CEO Rick Clemmer said.

  • As Nasdaq hits 5,000, is it time to worry? Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 10:32 AM ET
    The Times Square news-ticker announces the NASDAQ composite index topping 5,000 points on March 2, 2015 in New York City.

    The Nasdaq has hit 5,000 for the first time since March 2000. There are signs of froth aplenty, but here's why it's not like the late 90's bubble.

  • Big shifts seen in retail  Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    Major retailers are going through big changes amid online sales growth.

  • Apple vs. Exxon: What's the better buy? Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    If you could pick one stock, Apple or Exxon, which would it be? Scott Fearon, author of "Dead Companies Walking" has a pick that might surprise you.

  • Drones take off as investor money flies in Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 11:23 AM ET
    A SteadiDrone QU4D aerial drone fitted with a GoPro video camera.

    Now that the FAA has published its proposed rules on drones, expect to soon see unmanned miniature planes flying over public spaces.

  • FCC vote could help Comcast-TWC deal: Analyst Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 9:33 AM ET
    FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler listens during the net neutrality hearing in Washington on Feb. 26, 2015.

    The new net neutrality regulations may persuade the Justice Department to OK the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, analyst Daniel Ernst tells CNBC.

  • 'House of Cards' deals Netflix a winning hand Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

    Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history.

  • AmEx returns to its roots: The wealthy Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 8:04 AM ET

    American Express is catering to the affluent once again after taking several blows to its business, the NYT reports.

  • 'House of Cards' dealt Netflix a winning hand Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 3:01 AM ET

    The political drama launched Netflix's expansion into original programming two years ago, a risky bet that might have toppled the Internet video service had " House of Cards" flopped and squandered its estimated $100 million investment. Producing that much original content would have seemed like a long shot before " House of Cards" first established Netflix as...

  • Wave goodbye to these 4 high-flying stocks Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 7:18 PM ET
    Shoppers at a Target store in Mount Kisco, New York.

    Investors should start shedding some rallying stocks as U.S. markets linger near highs, CNBC's "Fast Money" traders said.

  • Power Play: Bullish case for international stocks Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 2:03 PM ET
    A Royal Mail Group postal worker on his delivery round in Manchester, U.K.

    Mark Travis likes Royal Mail Group in international play.

  • Apple faces second suit from victorious patent firm Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    Feb 26- Fresh off a $532.9 million jury win against Apple Inc, a Texas company is again suing the tech giant, this time over the same patents' use in devices introduced after the original case was underway. Smartflash LLC aims to make Apple pay for using the patent licensing firm's technology without permission in devices not be included in the previous case, such as...

  • Obama flip-flops on FCC transparency: Chaffetz Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:32 PM ET
    President Barack Obama and FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

    President Obama has not supported Congress in getting clarity from the FCC on net neutrality, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee tells CNBC.

  • Cuban on net neutrality: It will be whac-a-mole Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    Mark Cuban

    Enshrining net neutrality into Federal Communications Communications rules subjects the Internet to the whims of politicians, Mark Cuban tells CNBC.

  • Who wins—and who loses—on net neutrality rules Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    A demonstrator holds a sign in support of net neutrality outside the Federal Communications Commission headquarters in Washington, May 14, 2014.

    The FCC is widely expected to pass new rules Thursday that classify the Internet as a public utility, and there's a clear list of winners and losers.

  • Don’t chase unicorns, chase dragons: Expert Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:56 PM ET

    VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.

  • Technology is not a job killer: Walter Isaacson Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Walter Isaacson

    Don't blame the robots for killing jobs. Contrary to popular belief, technology actually creates jobs, says former CNN and Time chief Walter Isaacson.